The Savannah Children’s Choir Announces 5th Anniversary Artists in Residence Program and Gala Concert

By | March 16, 2011

Helping celebrate the Savannah Children’s Choir’s 5th anniversary will be returning Artists in Residence Metropolitan Opera bass/baritone Keith Miller and Memphis Opera mezzo-soprano Rachel Waiters. The Choir will also welcome Darion Clonts, tenor, from Morehouse College, and MusicAlive! as ensemble in residence. In addition to providing 24 direct services to local public schools in the form of lectures, recitals or … Continue reading “The Savannah Children’s Choir Announces 5th Anniversary Artists in Residence Program and Gala Concert”

The Savannah Tribune Salutes Women’s History Month

By | March 16, 2011

Edna Branch Jackson grew up in the throes of segregation during the 1940’s in Savannah. By the time she was nine years old, Jackson was attending NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) meetings, where she learned valuable lessons about civil rights, leadership, and nonviolent protest strategies. She and other teenagers were arrested for sitting at a white … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Salutes Women’s History Month”

Savannah State Student Government Presents Spike Lee

By | March 16, 2011

The Savannah State University (SSU) Student Government Association will present “An Evening with Spike Lee: America Through My Lens” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 22, in Tiger Arena. The event, which is part of a student leadership lecture series, is free to SSU students with valid university identification. Tickets, $5 for non-SSU students with valid school ID and $10 general … Continue reading “Savannah State Student Government Presents Spike Lee”

Savannah Music Festival Announces 2011 Lineup

By | March 16, 2011

Savannah Music Festival (SMF) announces the lineup for its 2011 season, an expansive city-wide, multi-venue program showcasing a wide array of internationally acclaimed artists in over one hundred productions. Held annually in historic downtown Savannah, this 22nd season of Georgia’s largest festival – described by The Times of London as "one of the best events around the world"- features two … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Announces 2011 Lineup”

Abernathy Keynotes Third Annual SCLC Drum Major Awards

By | March 16, 2011

Servant Emannuel Branch The GA Coastal SCLC Chapter in Savannah hosted their Third Annual SCLC Drum Major Awards Dinner on March 9, 2011 at the Quality Inn. Presenting the awards was Carl Gilliard, President of the Savannah SCLC Chapter. The keynote address was delivered by Rev. Ralph Abernathy III, the son of Civil Rights legend and best friend to Dr. … Continue reading “Abernathy Keynotes Third Annual SCLC Drum Major Awards”

Top Ladies Of Distinction Lady of the Year 2011 Lady Annette Mitchell

By | March 16, 2011

The Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated is honored to present to the Savannah Community the 2011 Top Lady of the Year, Lady Annette S. Mitchell. This is the third time that Lady Mitchell has received this honor. She was selected as the Top Lady of the Year in 2006 and 2009. Lady Annette was inducted into the … Continue reading “Top Ladies Of Distinction Lady of the Year 2011 Lady Annette Mitchell”

Eleven Black Men of Liberty County to hold Annual Banquet

By | March 16, 2011

The Eleven Black Men of Liberty County, Inc., will hold its Seventeenth Annual Banquet at Club Stewart, Fort Stewart, Georgia, on March 19, 2011. There will be a reception at 6:15 pm followed by the banquet at 7 pm. Joe B. Washington, motivational speaker, educator and author: “Breaking the Spirit of Average”, will be this year’s banquet speaker. Tickets are … Continue reading “Eleven Black Men of Liberty County to hold Annual Banquet”

The Gullah Woman: Her Voice, Her Vision

By | March 16, 2011

As a part of Women’s History Month, Lillian Grant- Baptiste will present The Gullah Woman: Her Voice, Her Vision on Sunday, March 20th, 1:00 p.m. at Fort Pulaski. Grant-Baptiste, a Gullah Griot will skillfully and magically bring the stories and folklore of the Gullah women to life. Attend this performance and be transported back to a time where you will … Continue reading “The Gullah Woman: Her Voice, Her Vision”

2011 Mayor’s Small Business Conference: “Connecting to Global Opportunities”

By | March 16, 2011

The City of Savannah and Georgia Power are pleased to present the 2011 Mayor’s Small Business Conference. The purpose of the annual meeting is to promote small business development and growth through networking and sharing of information and is an initiative of the U. S. Conference of Mayors for its member cities. This year’s theme, “Connecting ta Global Opportunities” will … Continue reading “2011 Mayor’s Small Business Conference: “Connecting to Global Opportunities””

Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Savannah Chapter to Celebrate 50 Years of Service

By | March 16, 2011

Jack and Jill of America, Inc., Savannah Chapter will be celebrating 50 years of service to the Savannah Community. Mrs. Shirley Barber James, who served as the organization’s 15th National President will be the keynote speaker. The Chapter is encouraging all Charter and Associate Members as well as their families and friends to attend the event. “This event will serve … Continue reading “Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Savannah Chapter to Celebrate 50 Years of Service”